Refugee Support Center (Association) continues its new project to work on the problems of asylum seekers, migrants, refugees and those who demand international protection. The Education Support Center, established in January 2017 in Izmir, is working to improve the competence of the people, thus increasing their self-esteem, improving communication quality and social cohesion, by organizing courses in different areas for people with temporary protection status living in the city.
The opportunities provided by the Education Support Center to improve the skills of the beneficiaries are;
The language factor is a priority problem that makes the daily lives of asylum-seekers and migrants difficult. As MUDEM, we organize language lessons and offer many people who are hosted by İzmir to learn Turkish and English.
Our language classes are divided into three different age groups in order to maximize the efficiency of the courses. Accordingly, in our center; In addition to Turkish and English courses organized for children between the ages of 6-12, 13-17 year olds and adults over 18, Arabic lessons for children only are given.
Photography, painting, paper marbling (ebru) and so on. Our crafts courses will be prepared in the direction of the participants' requests and will help them turn their field of interests into their hobbies.
In recognition of the importance of art, of the soothing and motivating effect of its in human life, we will try to meet the wishes of all our beneficiaries we are able to reach.
Vocational Training Seminars;
According to the results of research and interviews we made for İzmir province there is a potential employee requirement for textile and footwear sectors. Therefore, vocational training courses on sewing and shoemaking are planned.
We will try to help our beneficiaries to have occupations through job training seminars that we will offer to acquire these skills or improve their existing skills.
The enjoyable environment in which Turkish, Arabic and English languages can be utilized by all age groups. The library, including various elite written works, provides suitable conditions for both studying and reading books.
Child Friendly Space;
It is a safe place for our little visitors to spend time with various games and activities, and it is also a good place for children to develop their social relations and skills. Child Friendly Space facilitates the participation of mothers who wish to take advantage of the courses offered at our center.
The Education Support Center project is supported by the cooperation of Expertise France and the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs.